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Slides and links for LSU job-hunting workshop

I’m leading a workshop for LSU students tonight on job-hunting and preparing yourself for a job hunt. The workshop will share tips from these blog posts: 150 more words

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Matt DeRienzo has left the building

Matt DeRienzo, the top editor at Digital First Media’s Connecticut properties, including the New Haven Register, has taken a buyout offer and left the company… 291 more words


Happy trails to Matt DeRienzo, a true digital-first leader

If you’re interested in transforming your news operation, you should contact Matt DeRienzo right away.

In my time at Digital First Media, I never saw an editor who was more imaginative or determined in facing the challenges of digital transformation. 487 more words

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DeRienzo NewsJunkie

Matt DeRienzo and the New Haven Register announced Monday that DiRienzo has taken a buyout and is leaving the company.

Most recently, DeRienzo served as group editor of all publications owned by Digital First Media, according to the… 103 more words


The Sayonara Strategy: How Newspapers Will Fade Away

For newspapers, access to capital at anything approaching a reasonable rate is now impossible. Usually, given the circular logic that prevails in the world of investing, the presence of the smart money alone convinces others to jump in without looking too closely at what they’re buying. 1,352 more words


Bloggers call out CNN for double standard on Fareed Zakaria

The pseudonymous bloggers @blippoblappo and @crushingbort deliver withering criticism of CNN in a guest piece on Esquire.com.

The piece, titled “CNN does not get to cherrypick the rules of journalism,” rips the news network for its double standard in standing by… 576 more words

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